Skyforce to Host Viewing Party For Playoff Opener

Sioux Falls, S.D. (April 6, 2010) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that they will host a viewing party for Game 1 of their first-round playoff matchup with the Tulsa 66ers. Fans can come to the team headquarters at 2131 S. Minnesota Ave. on Thursday at 12:30 p.m. to watch the game on AOL FanHouse.

Following is the first-round schedule:

1Thursday, April 8Tulsa Convention Center12:30 p.m. CT
2Friday, April 9Sioux Falls Arena7:00 p.m. CT
3*Sunday, April 11Sioux Falls Arena6:00 p.m. CT

* – If necessary

Sioux Falls went 2-3 against Tulsa during the regular season. The Skyforce went 1-1 at home 1-2 at the Tulsa Convention Center. Sioux Falls makes their 14th postseason appearance in 21 seasons while Tulsa makes their first postseason appearance during their five-year history. The Oklahoma City Thunder-owned franchise is coached by former Skyforce head/assistant coach Nate Tibbetts.

The Skyforce’s next game is on Thursday, April 8 on the road against the Tulsa 66ers. Tipoff is set for 12:30 p.m. CT at the Tulsa Convention Center. Discounts and benefits are available for groups of 10 or more. Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs for the 2010-11 season are also on sale. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.